Atiak Sugar Factory
UDC in partnership with the private sector (Horyal Investment Holding Company Ltd (HIHC) has invested in setting up 1,650 Tons of cane crushed per day (TCD) sugar processing plant in Atiak , Amuru district. The factory is planning to scale up to 3,500TCD in phases 2 and 5,000 TCD in phase 3. The factory produces products such as molasses and bagasse used to produce ethanol and 6MW of electricity. UDC holds 32% shareholding in HIHC and this is the first large investment by Government in post-conflict Northern Uganda. The Factory was commissioned on the 22nd October 2020 by H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda.